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Newsum |  Author : Akanksha Choudhary Published Nov 25 2022

Rolls-Royce Is Testing A Jet Engine Powered By Hydrogen!

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The first run of a new, hydrogen-powered aviation engine has been completed by EasyJet and Rolls-Royce.

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Using a modified Rolls-Royce AE 2100-A regional jet engine, the test was conducted at MoD Boscombe Down in the United Kingdom.

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EMEC (European Marine Energy Centre), provided green hydrogen for use in the ground testG

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Green hydrogen was produced using renewable energy at their hydrogen production test site in the Orkney Islands, the UK.

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The alliance intends to test a Rolls-Royce Pearl 15 jet engine in full scale on the ground after conducting this test's analysis.

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Alternatives for shorter-range segments will be available because this testing powered by green hydrogen.

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